The table below looks at the statistics for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 72 77 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 3 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.49% 0.66% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.20% 1.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -
Silverlight
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
251 416 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 40.75% 54.66% 48.55%
Number of salaries quoted 236 335 287
Average salary £38,500 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.45% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Staffordshire region.

Silverlight Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Silverlight
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Silverlight within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tamworth - 2 £31,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent +2 1 £42,500 +30.76%
Silverlight
West Midlands

Silverlight
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Silverlight also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Silverlight.

1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) WPF
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) WinForms
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) VB6
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Silverlight also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Silverlight. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) WinForms
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft